Read our prediction for Auxerre vs St Etienne below. This preview was written by a sport journalist who is specialised in betting tips and predictions.
Auxerre vs St Etienne Prediction & Betting tips
On Thursday evening at 18:00, in the play-off for promotion / relegation from Ligue 1, France, Auxerre will play at home against Saint Etienne in the first round. The most recent direct confrontation between the two teams took place in 2017 in the last 16 of the French Cup, where Auxerre qualified further after a 3-0 victory in extra time, the score at the end of the 90 minutes being 0 -0. The last direct matches in the championship took place in the 2011/2012 season.
Auxerre has eight consecutive seasons since playing in Ligue 2 and since relegation in 2012, this year he managed the best ranking, finishing the championship in 3rd place, at one point in 2nd place that would have promoted him directly in Ligue 1 In addition to today’s match, Auxerre played another match in the promotion play-off, managing to pass Sochaux in the 11m shots, after the score was 0-0 at the end of regular time and overtime.
Saint Etienne finished the season in 18th place in the standings with 32 points with only one point ahead of Metz and Bordeaux, both relegated by 31 points. Saint Etienne got the decisive point in the last stage when it ended in a draw, score 1-1 the match with Nantes played away. Today’s guests have 18 consecutive seasons in Ligue 1 and do not want to return to the second league, where they last played in the 2003-2004 season.
Auxerre vs St Etienne head to head matches
01.02.17 CDF Auxerre vs St Etienne 3:0 0:0
25.02.12 L1 Auxerre vs St Etienne 0:0
01.10.11 L1 St Etienne vs Auxerre 1:1
09.04.11 L1 Auxerre vs St Etienne 2:2
20.11.10 L1 St Etienne vs Auxerre 1:1
* Our advice is: UNDER 2.5 GOALS
* Selection odd for this bet is: 1.70
* This analyis is from our perspective and we highly recommend to inform also yourself about all details that can be decisive in your choise to bet!